Cynthia Dodds, PT, PhD is an Associate Professor at the Medical University of South Carolina. She regularly implements humanities instructional strategies into physical therapy education to enhance affective development of students. Her current project entitled Eye Spy for Development of Affective Qualities in Interprofessional Healthcare Students has South Carolina Clinical and Translational Research Team Science funding to examine students’ communication and observation skills within a museum setting.
The Journal for the Humanities in Rehabilitation is a peer reviewed, multi-media journal using a collaborative model with rehabilitation professionals, patients and their families to gain a greater understanding of the human experience of disability through art, literature and narrative. The purpose of this interdisciplinary journal is to raise the consciousness and deepen the intellect of the humanistic relationship in the rehabilitation sciences.
The Journal of Humanities in Rehabilitation offers a mailing list with periodic updates about new articles.